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Tuesday, June 5 2012

Talib Kweli Debuts New Song as Tribute to Adam Yauch

At a recent gig at the Sound Academy in Toronto, perennial PopMatters fave Talib Kweli debuted a new song in tribute to the Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch, who recently passed away. Word is, his sixth album Prisoner of Conscious will be on the way this year, but no release date has been announced yet. We are eagerly awaiting it.


Monday, May 7 2012

Watch Adam Yauch’s “Fight For Your Right Revisited”

MCA's 2011 Sundance short is a celebrity-packed homage to everything the Beastie Boys were about.


Monday, October 31 2011

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or Shame?

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recently announced its 15 nominees for its 2012 induction class. Once again, that means the blogosphere is abuzz with complaints about the Hall's irrelevancy. Are they legitimate?


Monday, July 25 2011

Beastie Boys - “Dont Play No Game That I Can’t Win” Spike Jonze Video

The Beastie Boys, in action figure form, battle an anti-Beasties group in their new music video.


Wednesday, September 29 2010

And the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Are…

When the list of nominated artists for the 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame was released this morning, there were a few surprises.


Thursday, December 3 2009

MCA’s Heavy News

This is more about the surprise I felt when an hour after my heart ached for my own mother it ached again in a similar way for someone whom I have never actually met. So I’ve spent probably months listening to the Beastie Boys. So what? This gives me the right? The short answer is “Yes. Yes, it does."


Thursday, October 29 2009

Beastie Boys: Hello Nasty

If Hello Nasty seems less unusual than it did on its appearance in 1998, its inventiveness should not be overlooked.


Beastie Boys: Check Your Head (Features) [29.Apr.09]
Rebels Wit Attitude: Beastie Boys (Features) [14.Dec.08]
E.S.L.: Eye Contact (Reviews) [27.Aug.08]
It Ain’t No Joke (Columns) [31.Mar.08]
Beastie Boys: The Mix-Up (Reviews) [25.Jun.07]
Beastie Boys: To the 5 Boroughs (Reviews) [22.Jun.04]
Beastie Boys (Reviews) [21.May.03]
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